Moritarou @ Mt. Nabekura  森太郎 @鍋倉山

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Moritarou, the biggest boy among the beech trees in "The Valley of Giants" of Mt. Nabekura. "Mori" means forest, "Tarou" is a typical name for a first boy in Japanese family. This is the biggest beech tree on the mountain, so he was given this name.

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seyed hasan Zolanvar on July 1, 2013

Nice shot! L

Tetsuo Kimura on July 1, 2013

Thanks, Hasan, for your comment. This tree is called "Mori-Tarou". "Mori" means forest, "Tarou" is a typical name for a first boy in Japanese family. This is the biggest beech tree on the mountain, so he was given this name.

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Photo taken in Ichiyama, Iiyama, Nagano Prefecture 389-2602, Japan

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  • Uploaded on June 5, 2013
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    by Tetsuo Kimura
    • Camera: Canon PowerShot G7
    • Taken on 2011/02/27 15:32:17
    • Exposure: 0.001s (1/1000)
    • Focal Length: 7.40mm
    • F/Stop: f/4.000
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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